ERIC Number: ED038052
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Evaluations of the Summer 1962 Language Institutes.
King, Charles L.
This speech summarizes the evaluations of the 1962 summer Language Institutes sponsored by the National Defense Education Act (N.D.E.A.) of 1958. Criticisms of the programs include discussion of: (1) institute program flexibility, (2) linguistics, (3) the lecture method of teaching, (4) demonstration classes, (5) methods courses, and (6) second-level institutes abroad. A list of 17 areas critical to the success of the program is furnished. (RL)
Descriptors: Audiolingual Methods, Curriculum Evaluation, Educational Improvement, FLES, Graduate Study, Institutes (Training Programs), Instructional Improvement, Language Instruction, Language Teachers, Modern Languages, Program Evaluation, Second Language Learning, Secondary School Teachers, Summer Programs, Teacher Education, Teacher Improvement, Universities
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Note: Speech given at meeting of NDEA Institute Directors at the Office of Education, Washington, D.C., March 1963